Ep. 1: The Patriot

In which the podcast launches, and we have very different opinions.

Thanks for listening to our first episode! Interested in learning more?

*Check out what the Journal of American History had to say here.

*Learn more about Gullah/Geechee culture here and here.

*Check out our book recommendations: Memoir of a Revolutionary Soldier: The Narrative of Joseph Plumb Martin and John Laurens and the American Revolution.

*Share the podcast with your nerdiest friends and leave us a rating and review, then join us next Thursday as we review Amazing Grace, the 2006 film about British anti-slavery crusader William Wilberforce.

Season 2, Episode 1: "Gettysburg" (1993) Costume Drama Rewind

We're back from our summer break and kicking off our second season with "Gettysburg," the 1993 war epic, directed by Ron Maxwell and starring Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen, Tom Berenger, Kevin Conway, and Stephen Lang. Instead of just walking you through each part of the battle, in this episode, we're here to provide some context for what happened during these three days, what the stakes were for the Union and the Confederacy, and what the result meant for the American Civil War going forward.*Despite what "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" may have told you, there appear to have been no actual vampires in the Battle of Gettysburg.
  1. Season 2, Episode 1: "Gettysburg" (1993)
  2. Season 1, Episode 23: Harvest Time – A Farewell to Jo March Madness and Season Finale
  3. Season 1, Episode 22: Jo March Madness Round 3: "Little Women" (2018) vs. (2019)
  4. Season 1, Episode 21: Jo March Madness Round 2: "Little Women" 1994 vs. 2017
  5. Season 1, Episode 20.5: Jo March Madness Minisode – Louisa May Alcott

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